World loses wise leader as Sultan Qaboos passes away

Sultan Qaboos bin Said MUSCAT/KUWAIT: Oman's Sultan Qaboos bin Said, one of the Middle East's longest serving rulers...

India blows up luxury high-rises over environmental violations

KOCHI: An apartment complex is pictured during a controlled implosion ordered by the Supreme Court for violating coastal construction regulations in...

EU spurns ‘guided tour’ of Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Indian government forces stand guard as a foreign delegation, including representatives of the United States but not the European Union,...

Furor after top Bollywood star attends demo

NEW DELHI: In this photo taken on Tuesday, Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone (center) visits students protesting at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU)....

Dozen hurt in fresh Indian student clashes

AMRITSAR: Students hold placards to protest against India's new citizenship law as they join a nationwide general strike called by trade...

Masked goons strike terror in Delhi university

NEW DELHI: Supporters, students, media representatives and police force stand outside the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) gate in New Delhi yesterday....

Indian govt seeks to woo Bollywood stars as citizenship law protests rage on

MUMBAI: The Indian government invited numerous Bollywood stars and film industry personalities to a private gathering yesterday...

Tens of thousands march in southern India to protest citizenship law

HYDERABAD: Protesters take part in a demonstration against India's new citizenship law in Hyderabad yesterday.-AFP HYDERABAD/NEW DELHI: Over...

India prepares for New Year with new protests against disputed law

NEW DELHI: An activist of the Communist Party of India (CPI) holds a placard during a demonstration against India's new citizenship...

Bangladesh halts breast milk scheme after Islamist backlash

DHAKA: A Bangladeshi mother helping to weigh her newborn baby who is suffering various physical problems. - AFP

Lathi: Indian cops’ colonial weapon

MANGALORE, India: In this picture taken on Dec 19, 2019, policemen with "lathis" beat a protester during a demonstration against India's...

Tourists stay away from Taj Mahal, other attractions as protests flare

AGRA: Tourists visit The Taj Mahal under heavy smog conditions in Agra on Saturday.-AFP MUMBAI: India's tourism industry...

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